Comment Period Open For T.R. 99 Bridge Replacement
Chillicothe (Tuesday, December 08, 2015) – As part of the Ohio Department of Transportation – District 9’s Planning & Engineering Department, the district’s Environmental Office is seeking public input on the following bridge replacement project in Scioto County.
SCI-TR99-4.81 (PID: 93983) – It is proposed to replace the structure over Turkey Creek on Township Road 99 (Mackletree Road) in Nile Township. The existing bridge is a single-span, steel beam bridge with a laminated timber deck, and it will be replaced with a modern structure on the existing alignment but with a slight shift in the roadway to partially straighten a curve. Approximately 0.574 acres of permanent right of way located in Shawnee State Park and Shawnee State Forest will be required for construction; however, no homes or businesses will be removed as a result of the project.
Written comments should be submitted by December 22, 2015, or the deadline date that is posted on the web site, to:
Greg Manson, ODOT District 9 Environmental Supervisor
P.O. Box 467; 650 Eastern Avenue, Chillicothe, Ohio 45601
For more information contact:
Kathleen Fuller, Public Information Officer
1-888-819-8501, ext. 7748834 toll free and in Ohio
1-740-774-8834, direct line and outside Ohio